Frost / Nixon rating info

Frost / Nixon

Overall B+

Three years after the Watergate Scandal, Richard Nixon agreed to talk with the press. David Frost was the BBC journalist given the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to interview the former US president, but would this newsman have enough strength to the break through Nixon's fortress-like facade? This dramatization looks at the whispers taking place behind the scenes of this very publicly staged conversation.

Violence C+
Sexual Content B
Profanity D
Substance Use C+

Why is Frost / Nixon rated R? The MPAA rated Frost / Nixon R for some language.

Run Time: 121 minutes

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Why is Frost / Nixon rated R? Frost / Nixon is rated R by the MPAA for some language.

This look at the events leading up to the 1970s interviews between David Frost and Richard Nixon makes for a dialogue-heavy movie. Although profanities are infrequent, about a half-dozen sexual expletives are heard. As well, there are depictions of smoking and social drinking (including one scene where a character is intoxicated). Violence is limited to a few seconds of graphic historical newsreel footage of dead and injured Cambodians. Sexual content consists of a brief, far away shot of a nude man seen from the rear, and an apparently naked woman barely seen getting out of bed in a very dark room (which also implies sexual activity between an unmarried couple).

 

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Frost / Nixon
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language.
Alberta 14A
Manitoba PG Coarse Language, Mature Theme
Ontario PG Coarse Language.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

News About "Frost / Nixon"

Cast and Crew

Frost / Nixon is directed by and stars Ron Howard, Frank Langella, Michael Sheen, Kevin Bacon.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Frost / Nixon movie is April 21, 2009. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Frost/Nixon

Release Date: 21 April 2009

Frost/Nixon releases to DVD in a widescreen presentation, with audio tracks recorded in Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround (English, French and Spanish) and subtitles in English, SDH, French and Spanish. Bonus materials include:

- Deleted Scenes

- Audio Commentary by Director Ron Howard

- Featurettes: The Making of Frost/Nixon, The Real Interview and The Nixon Library.

Frost/Nixon also releases to Blu-ray with audio tracks recorded in DTS 5.1 Surround (English and Spanish) and DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (English). Subtitles are available in English, SDH, French and Spanish. Bonus materials include:

- Deleted Scenes

- Audio Commentary by Director Ron Howard

- Featurettes: The Making of Frost/Nixon, The Real Interview, The Nixon Library and Discovering Secrets: The People and Places Behind the Story.

- Interactive Features: BD Live - Download Center, U Control - Picture-In-Picture and U Control - The Nixon Chronicles.

 

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